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xine-lib update (SSA:2004-124-03)
[slackware-security] xine-lib update (SSA:2004-124-03)

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[slackware-security]  xine-lib update (SSA:2004-124-03)

New xine-lib packages are available for Slackware 9.1 and -current to fix a
security issue where playing a specially crafted Real RTSP stream could run
malicious code as the user playing the stream.

More details about this issue may be found in this advisory: 

Here are the details from the Slackware 9.1 ChangeLog:
Sun May  2 17:16:41 PDT 2004
patches/packages/xine-lib-1rc4-i686-1.tgz:  Upgraded to xine-lib-1-rc4.
  This fixes an exploit possible when playing Real RTSP streams.
  For more details, see: 
  (* Security fix *)

Where to find the new packages:

Updated package for Slackware 9.1: es/xine-lib-1rc4-i686-1.tgz

Updated package for Slackware -current: ap/xine-lib-1rc4-i686-1.tgz

MD5 signatures:

Slackware 9.1 package:
78f2924f19dda0399317fb0eb34dc4da  xine-lib-1rc4-i686-1.tgz

Slackware -current package:
eef1fc39ce6d88cf3b46f57084eb3dc2  xine-lib-1rc4-i686-1.tgz

Installation instructions:

Upgrade the package as root:
# upgradepkg xine-lib-1rc4-i686-1.tgz


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